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126 S East Avenue

Oak Park, IL 60302
  • $479,900
  • STATUS: Active Under Contract
  • ON SITE: 75 Days
  • MLS #: 11181849
Under Contract
UPDATED: 15 min ago
$479,900
  • 3
    BEDS
  • 0.2
    ACRES
  • 2
    BATHS
  • 0
    1/2 BATHS
  • 2,068
    SQFT
  • $232
    $/SQFT
Neighborhood:
Type:
Single-Family Home
Built:
1925
County:
Area:

School Information

Elementary School:
School District:
97

Description

Sears Kit Home? The seller believes this home to be a Rembrandt Model Sears Kit Home. The home was featured in Jeanette Fields March 26 1997 article about Sears Homes. Sears Homes were constructed with the highest quality building materials available at the time. As you enter the reception hall, you are greeted by a lovely staircase leading to the second floor. This home still contains the original staircase, windows, ceiling moldings and French doors. The 21x13 living room living room features a colonial fireplace flanked by mullioned doors opening to the large heated sunroom. The many widows fill the room with sunshine. The sunroom is light and bright. a chosen spot in winter or summer. The dining room is good size with windows on two side and original built in china cabinets. The large master bedroom contains two closets. There are two other light-filled bedrooms. The basement is partially finished and and is large enough to create additional spaces to enjoy. Pair all of this with an oversized lot which provides room for expansion. Only three families have lived in and loved this home. This home is situated in the Ridgeland Historic District. This is an opportunity to become the fourth owner to live in this piece of Americana. This home is being sold as is, which enables the buyer to restore and make better a piece of history. Interior and exterior work is being done on the house and grounds. All the work has been done. The entire home has been repainted. The exterior is now an appealing grey and white. Much landscaping has been done. The deck has been completed and newly painted. Every interior room has been redecorated. The dining room wallpaper has been stripped and the room freshly painted. The pictures show some of the improvements. Come see the rest. This home has been transformed from and ugly duckling to a swan. See it now.

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126 S East Avenue Oak Park, IL 60302

  • Price: $479,900
  • Status: Active Under Contract
  • Updated: 15 min ago
  • MLS #: 11181849
3
Beds
2
Baths
0
½ Baths
0.2
Acres
2,068
SQFT
$232
$/SQFT
1925
Built
Neighborhood:
Oak Park
County:
Cook
Area:
Oak Park
Elementary School:
William Beye Elementary School
Middle School:
Gwendolyn Brooks Middle School
High School:
Oak Park & River Forest High Sch
School District:
97
Property Description
Sears Kit Home? The seller believes this home to be a Rembrandt Model Sears Kit Home. The home was featured in Jeanette Fields March 26 1997 article about Sears Homes. Sears Homes were constructed with the highest quality building materials available at the time. As you enter the reception hall, you are greeted by a lovely staircase leading to the second floor. This home still contains the original staircase, windows, ceiling moldings and French doors. The 21x13 living room living room features a colonial fireplace flanked by mullioned doors opening to the large heated sunroom. The many widows fill the room with sunshine. The sunroom is light and bright. a chosen spot in winter or summer. The dining room is good size with windows on two side and original built in china cabinets. The large master bedroom contains two closets. There are two other light-filled bedrooms. The basement is partially finished and and is large enough to create additional spaces to enjoy. Pair all of this with an oversized lot which provides room for expansion. Only three families have lived in and loved this home. This home is situated in the Ridgeland Historic District. This is an opportunity to become the fourth owner to live in this piece of Americana. This home is being sold as is, which enables the buyer to restore and make better a piece of history. Interior and exterior work is being done on the house and grounds. All the work has been done. The entire home has been repainted. The exterior is now an appealing grey and white. Much landscaping has been done. The deck has been completed and newly painted. Every interior room has been redecorated. The dining room wallpaper has been stripped and the room freshly painted. The pictures show some of the improvements. Come see the rest. This home has been transformed from and ugly duckling to a swan. See it now.
Exterior Features

Exterior Building Type Frame Garage Onsite Yes Garage Ownersite Owned Garage Type Detached Lot Size Less Than .25 Acre Parking Garage Parking Details Garage Types 2 Stories Waterfront YN No

Interior Features

Appliances Double OvenDishwasherRefrigeratorWasherDryerCooktop Approximate Finished Sq Ft 0 Basement Partially Finished Basement Bathrooms YN No Basement Details Full Bedrooms Below Grade 0 Bedrooms Total 3 Cooling Central Air Dining Room Separate Fireplaces Total 1 Heating Natural Gas Room Type Sun Room Rooms Sun Room (Main) Bedroom 2 (Second) Bedroom 3 (Second) Dining Room (Main) Kitchen (Main) Laundry (Basement) Living Room (Main) Master Bedroom (Second) Rooms Total 6 Total Sq Ft 0 Unfinished Sqft 0

Property Features

Additional Parcels YN No Age 91-100 Years Association Fee Frequency Not Applicable Association Fee Includes None Built Before1978 YN Yes Contingency Other Contingency Continue To Show Yes Corporate Limits Oak Park Disability Access And Or Equipped No General Information Commuter BusCommuter TrainHistorical District Master Association Fee Frequency Not Required New Construction YN No Ownership Fee Simple Rebuilt YN No Sewer Public Sewer Special Listing Conditions None Tax Annual Amount 16529.14 Tax Year 2019 Township Oak Park Type Detached Single Water Source Lake Michigan

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© 2021 Midwest Real Estate Data LLC. All rights reserved. IDX information is provided exclusively for consumers' personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing. Information is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed accurate by MTP, MRED or The Dena Furlow Team - Keller Williams Realty. Based on information submitted to the MRED as of 2021-10-21T19:02:06.777 UTC. All data is obtained from various sources and has not been, and will not be, verified by broker or MRED. MRED supplied Open House information is subject to change without notice. All information should be independently reviewed and verified for accuracy. Properties may or may not be listed by the office/agent presenting the information. Some properties which appear for sale on this website may subsequently have sold and may no longer be available. NOTICE: Many homes contain recording devices, and buyers should be aware they may be recorded during a showing.

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